Good Samaritan Society, The

Persons with Developmental Disabilities - Shared Living Homes


Description
Provides supportive living arrangements in homes specially developed to accommodate individuals living with significant developmental and physical support requirements.

Service provides:

  • supportive living arrangements in accessible, barrier free homes specially developed to accommodate individuals living with significant developmental and physical support requirements

Includes:

  • support in establishing service goals and outcomes
  • assistance in such areas as health monitoring, medication administration, and behaviour management
  • staffing up to 24 hours daily based on the needs of individuals utilizing the service
  • personal and household management routines
  • encouragement in identifying social and recreational activities of interest and support in developing relationships with others
  • opportunities to participate in day programs, volunteer placement, and vocational settings
Key Provider: community support workers, team co-ordinator
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • individuals with a developmental disability
Application Process
Service Access: Professional Referral Required, To access service:
  • Persons with Developmental Disabilities (PDD) referral required
  • call for more information or support with the intake process
Referral Process: No

Waiting Period: No,
Telephone
780-431-3703
Web Site
http://www.gss.org
Email
goodsaminfo@gss.org
Languages
English
Fees
Fee: Yes,

Contact for details.

Fee Reduction: Yes,

Subsidies may be available.

Membership Fee: Yes,

Annual memberships available. Contact for details.

Accessibility
Wheelchair access: N/A - Other disabled access: N/A -
Legal Status
Registered Not-For-Profit
Topic(s)
Last Updated On
March 25, 2011
Hours of Operation
Mon
08:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Tue
08:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Wed
08:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Thu
08:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Fri
08:00 AM - 04:00 PM